Feb 11 2017
Although it deported more people than any administration in history, Obama claimed publicly that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) prioritized undocumented residents who had committed serious crimes. "These reports create panic and put communities and law enforcement personnel in unnecessary danger".
ICE agents have not released data on how many people were detained on Thursday and told local news station KTLA that arrests were "routine" - not the beginning of the mass deportations promised by President Trump during his campaign.
Or these sweeps in Austin, Texas: "Alvarado described her husband's arrest like 'he was being hunted". "They took my family away".
The raids, which appeared to target scores of undocumented immigrants, including those without criminal records, mark the first largescale episode of immigration enforcement inside the United States since President Trump's January 26 order to crack down on the estimated 11 million immigrants living here illegally.
Federal immigration officials, as well as activists, said that the majority of those detained were adult men. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. "If the reports are accurate, these raids only add to the anxiety about what's to come from this administration".
Following the lead of California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, Mendoza directed those affected by the raids to visit www.ilrc.org/red-cards for information about their rights.
"We can not understate the level of panic and terror that is running through many immigrant communities", said Walter Barrientos of Make the Road in New York City. "As this process moves forward, I will also ensure my constituents know what the next steps are, where applicable". Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles officials contended as many as 100 immigrants were detained by U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement.
Arizona mother deported to Mexico in immigration action
As protestors surrounded the auto and held signs urging ICE not to breakup families, they shouted "liberation, not deportation". Some chanted, "Liberation, not deportation", and her daughter, Jacqueline, held a sign that read "Not one more deportation".
Region's growth slowed, but still outpaced national rate, census shows
But he's not upset, he said, crediting an economy that remained strong compared to many other areas of the province and country. Wednesday's release focused on population and dwellings; the next one, in May, will be focused on age and sex.
Djokovic survives Davis Cup scare, champions Argentina slump
Darcis won 6-4 3-6 2-6 7-6 (7-2) 7-6 (7-5) after Kohlschreiber looked set to clinch the match in the fourth set when he led 4-2. The latter led 4-1 in the final set and even had three match points in the 10th game before losing 3-6 6-3 6-4 4-6 7-6 (8-6).
"This is un-American", Sen.
Immigration advocates said that about 100 people were taken into custody by immigration officials, prompting protests in the streets of Los Angeles on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Rep. Tony Cardenas, D-Panorama City, demanded that ICE officials provide "more information and the goal of these raids".
Responding to what they characterized as a coordinated series of raids targeting people living in the country illegally, members of an activist group Friday began offering hourly training sessions to teach immigrants about their legal rights.
Immigration advocates said they fielded calls Thursday from immigrants and lawyers reporting raids at homes and businesses in the greater Los Angeles area, including Van Nuys, Downey, Oxnard, San Bernardino, and other cities.
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Feb 11 2017
Why Cliffs Natural Resources, Pilgrim's Pride, and World Wrestling Entertainment Jumped Today
The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.83% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.83 percent. A total of 91.81M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company's average trading volume stands at 12.61M shares.
Feb 10 2017
Militants kill 6 Red Cross workers in Afghanistan
On Wednesday, six members of the ICRC were shot dead by group of armed men described by the local police as pro-Daesh rebels. The motive behind the attack remains unknown, and no group has taken responsibility for it so far.
Feb 09 2017
Microsoft To Defend Cloud-Computing Customers from Patent Trolls
And as Petri pointed out, it's likely just a matter of time before hackers "jailbreak" Windows 10 Cloud to run the full version. Of course, given the bug bash, the next build will include tons of fixes and performance improvements.
Feb 08 2017
Freezing rain may impact Tuesday morning commute
Sustained wind speeds of 13 to 15 miles per hour are forecast for the Tri-Cities, with gusts up to 23 miles per hour . Before this changeover happens, a widespread accumulation of 3 to 6 inches of snow is expected.
Feb 07 2017
Australian woman dies in jet-skiing accident in Phuket
Nobody could do anything. "From the very moment I met you I loved you, I cherished your genuine heart, and that lovely smile". Lifeguards gave her first aid on the beach before taking her to a nearby hospital but she died en route.
Feb 07 2017
Xiaomi set to launch Redmi Note 4X on Valentine's Day
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X is set for an official release on Valentine's Day, latest reports coming from China can confirm. After launching the Redmi Note 4 previous year , Xiaomi is all set to take the wraps off the follow up smartphone.
Feb 07 2017
Profits fall at Ryanair as European fares tumble
But he points out that, while fares have fallen over the winter, the airline's load factor rose to 95% over the quarter. Ryanair's average fares dropped 17 per cent in the reporting period, offset by a 16-per cent rise in passenger traffic.
Feb 06 2017
Tom Brady's effect on Patriots also a formidable challenge for Falcons
Meanwhile, Oakland Raiders All-Pro defensive end Khalil Mack was named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year. But Brady led the charge in the final minute to set up a 48-yard field goal for the win.
Feb 05 2017
Best pictures from protest against Trump's Muslim ban in London
Trump said he identified Muslim-majority nations for the travel ban from a government report on terror-prone states prepared during the Barack Obama administration.
Feb 05 2017
'We woke up in 1989' - Romanian graft decree turns back the clock
As horns blasted and marching bands swirled around him, Iuliam said corruption has always been institutionalized in Romania .
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